The Book of Nonsense
WITH ORIGINAL VERSES
F. WARNE & CO., LTD.
LONDON & NEW YORK
THE BOOK OF NONSENSE
BOOK of NONSENSE
With all the Original Pictures and Verses
There was an Old Derry down Derry, Who loved to see little folks merry;
So he made them a book, and with laughter they shook
At the fun of that Derry down Derry.
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Published by FREDERICK WARNE & CO., LTD.
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GRAND-NEPHEWS, AND GRAND-NIECES
OF EDWARD, 13TH EARL OF DERBY,
THIS BOOK OF DRAWINGS & VERSES
(The greater part of which were originally made
and composed for their parents)
IS DEDICATED BY